Shopping Guide
Those who work with children are always looking for the best Bibles, latest books, gifts, and supplies. Below are a few suggestions to help you on the journey of "I need this item."


If you are looking for specific items for sale through Disciples Home Missions visit the Family & Children's Ministries' store.


Toddler Bibles:

Baby's Tiny Bible and Prayers: Mini Boxed Set


Children of God Storybook Bible by Archbishop Desmond Tutu


Frolic and Holy Moly
Sparkhouse Bibles (Available for different ages)



Younger Elementary Bible Stories:

Whirl and Spark

Sparkhouse Bibles (Available for different ages)

Older Elementary Bible Stories:

Shine Bible

Shine Bible (Spanish)

The Lion Book of Five-Minute Bible Stories

by Lois Rock (Adapter), Richard Johnson (Illustrator)


Elementary Bible:

Deep Blue Bible

Deep Blue Bible Study Guide  (ages 7-10)


Children's Encyclopedia/Dictionary (Parent's too!):

Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary for Kids

Building Faith Brick by Brick (Lego)


Adults/Parents "Cliff Notes" to Bible:

Get Into the Bible by Stephen M. Miller



Children's Books (Click here)

Adult Books (Click here)



Butterflyfish - 'Great and Small' (indie/folk) SALT Project

Butterflyfish - 'Ladybug' (indie/folk) SALT Project


Bryan Sirchio: Bugs for Lunch

Bryan Sirchio: Worms in the Bread


Justin Roberts: Why Not See Monsters?: Songs from the New Testament

Justin Roberts: Why Not Sea Monsters?: Songs from the Hebrew Scriptures


Slugs and Bugs (DVDs too!)


Toys, Crafts, & Worship Materials

Worship & Wonder Materials: Worship Woodworks: "With hard work and attention to details, Worship Woodworks creates and provides affordable, quality materials for the Children & Worship Program."

Oriental Trading: Every children's and youth minister needs to be aware of the crafts, games, costumes, and theme activities found through Oriental Trading.


A Mighty Girl: "A Mighty Girl is the world’s largest collection of books, toys, movies, and music for parents, teachers, and others dedicated to raising smart, confident, and courageous girls and, of course, for girls themselves!" (This website has some great books, and resources for parents.)



Fair Trade Gifts & Supplies

Ten Thousand Villages

Equal Exchange

Prosperity Candle

UNICEF Inspired Gifts

Mira Fair Trade

Heifer International: Gift Catalog

Church World Service


Curricula (Click here)


Publishers We Recommend (Click here)

This page was last updated by JK 9/26/14